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I regard as a mortal sin not only the lying of the senses in matters of love, but also the illusion which the senses seek to creat ...
Marital intercourse is certainly holy, lawful and praiseworthy in itself and profitable to society, yet in certain circumstances i ...
Accept these costly wreaths for my own sake
(Death asks no entrance fee to let you in)
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Dignity's the stain
Of mortal sin that knows humility.
A wicked mortal is not the idea of God. He is little else than the expression of error. To suppose that sin, lust, hatred, envy, h ...
I could bear to suffer ... so many have suffered. But why must it be like this? I have not deserved it. I have been true in friend ...
There is still a great deal of legalism in the Old Testament idea of sin. The emphasis in the Sermon on the Mount is very differen ...
Lord, with what care hast Thou begirt us round!
Parents first season us; then schoolmasters
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Oh! why should the spirit of mortal be proud?
Like a swift-fleeting meteor, a fast-flying cloud,
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From the gilded saloon to the bier and the shroud--
Oh! why should the spirit of mortal be proud?
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